We're heading north to Alamogordo for this installment of Local Band 101 and staying up in that area for the next few more!

Meet Burning Sunday who are actually from La Luz, New Mexico ... right on the edge of Alamogordo. Here's their story, as always, in their own words:

Burning Sunday is a Metal band out of La Luz NM. EST. 2006 Bart Man Lead vocals and Lead Guitar Nick Absher Bass and backing volcas Randall Hallmark Guitar and backing vocals Larry Dreikosen Drums .. Our latest effort is Forged In Fire,But you can hear most of our music on Spotify, Itunes, Amazon, and Youtube.

If you've never seen Burning Sunday live, catch them this Saturday, (6/23), at the Ward Benefit in Alamogordo. The next couple of Local Band 101 blogs will also feature bands from the New Mexico area. To learn more about local bands from El Paso and Juarez, click here.